The concept of The Romantic Piano Concerto series was born at a lunch meeting between Hyperion and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra sometime in 1990. A few months later tentative plans had been made for three recordings, and the first volume, of concertos by Moszkowski and Paderewski, was recorded inContinue Reading

Roberto Alagna - Viva l'Opera (2 CD, FLAC)

Composer: Giuseppe Verdi, Gaetano Donizetti, Amilcare Ponchielli, Friedrich von Flotow, Pietro Mascagni, Umberto Giordano, Francesco Cilea, Giacomo Puccini Performer: Angela Gheorghiu, Darren Moore, John Price, Simon Keenlyside, Ildebrando D’Arcangelo, Alberto Ragona, Alfredo Mariotti, Lucy Foster, Elizabeth Fyfe, Nathalie Manfrino, Richard Rittelmann, Marc Barrard Orchestra: Berliner Philharmoniker, London Philharmonic Orchestra, OrchestraContinue Reading